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Recap - Knicks Defeat Philadelphia 109-102

Robin Lopez scored 24 points and chipped in with 15 rebounds for New York on Friday, leading the Knicks to a 109-102 victory over Philadelphia at Wells Fargo Center.

The Knicks were a -2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 203.0.

Carmelo Anthony had 20 points for New York and Jerian Grant chipped in with 16 points. Jerian Grant had 6 assists for the Knicks, while Robin Lopez was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.

Philadelphia got 30 points from Robert Covington in a losing cause and another 20 points from Ishmael Smith. Ishmael Smith contributed 7 assists for the 76ers, while Robert Covington had 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 49-46 at the break.

The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 59 boards, while Philadelphia only had 46

New York heads into a battle against the Raptors. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.